“This is the most comprehensive course in crime analysis presented in the United States today!”

Kurt Zimmer, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

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Alpha Group Center

The Alpha Group is comprised of professional training and research consultants who provide their expertise and practical experience to criminal justice, public safety, and victim service organizations. The Alpha Group is best known for its ability to provide training in crime, investigative and intelligence analysis and much more.



Research Methods

This course will allow you to learn—and demonstrate knowledge of—research methods within the criminal...


Homeland Security

This course teaches you HOW to establish and effectively operate a Homeland Security program and HOW...



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Crime Analysis

The Law Enforcement Analyst’s Silent Partner! Written by analysts for analysts, this book helps you solve your on-the-job analysis problems. All the tools and techniques to operate a crime analysis program, analyze data, and predict when and where the criminals will strike again are at your fingertips!

Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime

The book provides a framework for exploring the many issues involved in the analysis of terrorism and organized hate crimes. You will learn how to identify the traits and structures of terrorism, how to deter and prevent an attack, how to gather information, and much, much more!


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Steven Gottlieb

Steven L. Gottlieb, M.P.A., began his law enforcement career in 1968 and served as a sworn police officer with the West Covina, California, Police Department and Deputy Sheriff with the Los Angeles County, California, Sheriff’s Department.

Tanveer Makhani

Tanveer Makhani specializes in the areas of online education and e-learning. As a professor, curriculum developer, policy advisor, and consultant, Tanveer is recognized nationally for his expertise in creating and delivering high quality training programs for public institutions and private organizations.


Kenneth Morris, B.A., is a veteran police officer who specializes in the art of criminal investigative analysis. As one of only 75 active criminal profilers in the world, Ken has been providing behavioral assistance to local, state, federal and international law enforcement agencies for over a decade.


Ken Sanz began his law enforcement career in 1973 as an officer with the Tampa, Florida, Police Department and later became a detective assigned to the Vice Control Bureau and the Organized Crime Unit. It was then that Ken began to focus on criminal intelligence in furtherance of an effort to thwart the aggressive emergence of organized crime cartels, gangs and various other criminal networks in the state.

Eva Rhody

Eva Rhody is a nationally known and recognized criminal intelligence analyst who has provided her analytical expertise to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Internal Revenue Service, US Secret Service, US Attorney’s Office and many other state and federal law enforcement agencies.


Michael R. Ronczkowski, M.P.A., began his law enforcement career in 1983 as a sworn police officer with the Miami-Dade Police Department in Miami, Florida. Having risen through the ranks, he continues to serve in an upper management capacity as a Major overseeing the Department’s Homeland Security Bureau.